Beads

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Amanishakhete
26–20 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Beg. North, Pyramid 6

Dimensions

.7 cm (1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21-3-712b

Medium or Technique

Faience, white quartz

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Large ring bead, white

Provenance

From Beg. North, Pyramid 6. 1921: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition